It's nearly too good to be true. President of Nintendo America Reggie Fils-Aime has formally stepped down after a profitable 15-year-run. Now, the alternative has been chosen: Doug Bowser. Of course, it is possible that Bowser has already heard rattling close to each doable joke throughout his tenure with the corporate, however that does not make it any much less amusing for us on-line people.
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Of course, Bowser - Mario's nemesis, not the person - stands amongst Nintendo's most legendary characters, showing within the Mario collection, being an everlasting pain-in the ass in Mario Party, and a formidable drop-kick doling foe within the latest Super Smash Bros. His likeness is iconic to say the least, his penchant for kidnapping comely princesses legendary. Suffice it so say, if Doug Bowser can deal with his obligations with a easy fraction of his online game counterpart's swagger, we're in good arms.
May the Bowser reign be lengthy and affluent. Check out some amusing memes, in addition to a heartfelt farewell message from Reggie, beneath.
PewDiePie Clowns Soulja Boy For His Latest "Knock-Off" Game Console
The gamer appeared exasperated.
Soulja Boy is on many individuals’s tongues proper now and has just lately discovered himself on PewDiePie’s radar. During his newest information section, the Youtuber referred to as out the rapper’s entrepreneurship. According to him, it looks as if Soulja could not have discovered his lesson from the difficulty he encountered with one in all his earlier gaming merchandise. The rapper has reportedly discovered himself in a authorized scenario with Nintendo and dangers working into an identical situation with Sony together with his newest SouljaGame Handheld.
“You’d suppose after Nintendo cracked down on Soulja Boy, he would cease,” Pewds stated of the difficulty. “But no! Soulja Boy is like, ‘Okay, nicely then – Sony. It’s Sony time, everyone!’”
He continued his critique by citing the knock-off console’s worth level which was lowered to $99 from its unique $200 price ticket. “Why must you pay $33 for a product when you should buy the very same product, referred to as ‘SouljaGame,’ and it’s $99.99?” PewDiePie requested with a sarcastic edge. “Why pay a 3rd of the value when you may pay far more?”
Soulja Boy had beforehand addressed the accusations in a video posted to Instagram, calling his merchandise “unique.” The “Crank Dat” artist requested his naysayers to cease calling his methods “knock-offs.” He additionally claimed to have racked in $375,000 from the merchandise on the time. Still, he had already determined to pull the earlier console from his E-Store again in December.
Soulja Boy Bashes Drake, Tyga & Kanye West In Breakfast Club Interview
Soulja Boy takes his comeback claims to the larger stage.
Soulja Boy us the most recent rapper/celeb to go to the Breakfast Club, with a bargaining chip on his shoulder. Of course, each BC interview begins on the friendliest of phrases, as long as DJ Envy performs the center, Angela Yee stays goal, and Charlamagne Tha God leads the cost. But on this occasion, solely Yee held her floor, with Soulja Boy presenting one too many alternatives for Envy and Charlamagne to leap the shark.
For starters, an brisk Soulja Boy may barely maintain nonetheless on the supposition that somebody aside from himself wears the GOAT horns. It was all too simple, Charlamagne Tha God and Envy utilizing the bait and change to most effectivity, by insisting Drake was the "greatest rapper within the World." Inevitably, Soulja Boy wasn't listening to any of that. Twice eliminated from his chair, Soulja launched right into a heated diatribe in opposition to the Canadian rapper. Draaaake? the n***a that received bodied by Pusha-T?," he answered quizzically as his hosts turned away in silence.
Then out of nowhere, Soulja anoints himself the granddaddy of rap, absorbing any worth related to Drake's profession within the course of. Cognizant that he's being filmed, Soula Boy flashes a shit-eating grin whereas delivering his remaining credo on the topic: "Stop telling me like I ain't train Drake every part he know.."
This would not the final prevalence of oppositional habits. Charlamagne noticed to it that Soulja Boy broached the topic of Kanye West, and a second much less vociferous message to Tyga, in response to his anointment because the Internet's alternative for "Comeback Artist of 2018."
"We you such as you goofy, bruh," Soula says of Kanye West. "You up right here supporting Trump and shit, bruh. You supporting Trump, bruh?" At the utterance of Tyga's identify, Soulja Boy was far much less diffident. "Tyga...Tyga...Tyga," he shouted quizzically, "The n***a who let
Travis Scott's "SICKO MODE" Remade With Sounds From Nintendo's "Animal Crossing"
New England EDM producer Overspace places his personal spin to Travis Scott and Drake’s collaboration.
Scott’s at the moment on the brink of embark on the second leg of the Astroworld: Wish You Were Here tour. The tour kicks off on the finish of the month on Jan 25th in Vancouver, B.C. earlier than concluding in Charlotte, NC on Mar. 24th. The rapper can even be hitting different main cities alongside the best way together with New York City, Los Angeles, Washington, D.C. and extra. He’s but to announce who will probably be opening up for him on this leg of the tour. Trippie Redd,
Hip-Hop's 10 Biggest Gamers
In case you missed it, Drake and Travis Scott's historical foray into Fortnite livestreaming ultimately went on to break Twitch records. Yet Drizzy's digital escapades were but one chapter in a long marriage hip-hop and gaming. Plenty prolific and legendary rappers have proven adept in the digital era, and you'd be surprised at how competitive they can get. Perhaps the two worlds are closer than we might think.
While it's unclear whether or not Drake will continue down this geek-friendly path, here are ten the rappers who already have earned their stripes as bonafide gamers. Some them might even surprise you.
Super Smash Bros. Announced For Nintendo Switch
Yesterday, Nintendo fans rejoiced as the Nintendo Direct event began. The presentation is known for its influx upcoming video game releases; many them being major announcements. While some fans were satisfied with the amount Mario games coming to their consoles, the unanimous fan-favourite was the revelation an upcoming Super Smash Bros. game. The upcoming game will be arriving later this year.
The big reveal came to us in a trailer for what first appeared to be Splatoon. The teaser began with "Inkling" characters painting the white background they battled on. In a quick turn events, a fiery Smash logo appears. Mario, Link, and other mysterious characters remain hidden, with us only able to see their silhouettes. In the final moments, it was revealed that the game would be out later this year.
That wasn't the only big news to be unveiled at Nintendo Direct. Other exciting announcements that you could look forward to are Okami HD Switch, Crash Bandicoot: N-Sane Trilogy, and a Luigi's Mansion 3DS remake. You can expect many these games to be out later this year.
BREAKING: Nintendo Is Bringing Super Smash Bros To Switch This Year
“This isn’t EDM blah blah blah.” Hopefully there are enough contests with prizes involving playing Nintendo with DJs that you’ll forgive us for this one, not to mention the fact that Super Smash is a beloved and classic game that millions kids grew up on.
Nintendo announced today during its annual Nintendo Direct conference that a new Super Smash Bros. would be coming out on the Switch, and it would be coming out this year. Clearly the game has been in development for a while already if they’re making that announcement, as we couldn’t be more stoked.
The reveal came as a bit a troll during an apparent promo for Splatoon 2. All a sudden the screen darkened and the Smash logo burst forth in blazing fire. Talk about suspenseful…
Whenever this game comes out, we can’t wait to get our hands on – and you’ll probably see it in a bunch venue green room’s soon after, as well. Check out the teaser trailer below.
"Diablo 3" Reportedly In The Works For Nintendo Switch
It all started with a tweet from Blizzard Entertainment; a video game developer and publisher. Last week, they posted a video captioned "sweet dreams" depicting the demon from the "Diablo" games as a night light. The light is then switched f, leading fans to speculate a Diablo game is on its way to the Nintendo Switch gaming console. A Blizzard representative elaborated, "We can assure you we’re not that clever." However, that may not be the case.
Following up on the story, sources have mentioned to Eurogamer that there is, in fact, a Diablo game being readied for the Nintendo Switch. The game in question is a port Diablo 3, and an ficial announcement is months away. This would make it the first Nintendo game from Blizzard in 18 years. Since the company is remaining tight-lipped, we're still unsure whether this rumored game will also include the expansions "Reaper Souls" or "Rise the Necromancer."
Diablo 3 is a role-playing game originally released in Spring 2012 for PC. It later hit the Playstation 3 and Xbox 360, and in turn, the PS4 and Xbox One. Following this tradition, it looks likely that Blizzard will continue the game's legacy with a new system for a new audience.
"Detective Pikachu" For Nintendo 3DS Drops Another Trailer
As North Americans eagerly anticipate the arrival Detective Pikachu for the Nintendo 3DS, a new English language trailer has been released to satiate gamers appetites.
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The trailer hints at the essential dilemma within the game, which will revolve around Detective Pikachu joining forces with a young Tim Goodman in order to search for his father who has gone mysteriously missing. Throughout their quest, the two stumble upon a plethora Pokémon characters who will help the two in their search, while also solving mysteries around Ryme City.
The game will effectively predate the theatrical adaptation that is slated for release on May 10, 2019. The cast this cinematic undertaking includes Ryan Reynolds and Rita Ora, and is being produced by Universal Pictures and Legendary Entertainment. The film will be realized using state--the-art motion capture, and aims to follow the narrative established in its more compact, video game version.
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While Reynolds will assume the role as Detective Pikachu, fans who had read initial reports the film's potential cast were left notably disappointed when Danny DeVito was not secured as the film's main protagonist. The project was reportedly green-lit with the former Batman villain in mind, but has since shifted to Reynolds, who has assumed the role ever since.
10 Best Hip-Hop Video Game Soundtracks Of All Time
In the realm virtual reality, when most people think the word “score,” they think about points. In whatever format the game was developed, there was undoubtedly a scoring system. A way to accumulate virtual currency, gain power-ups, or literally purchase items. "Score" has another definition in the world music. To score a soundtrack, for example, would mean to produce and arrange music for a specific purpose. Scoring a video game soundtrack is a very important task, although it is vastly overlooked. Everybody who played video games in their childhood can hum at least one video game theme song. For me, the regal horns Starfox’s level in the original Super Smash Bros. comes to mind. Music is a vital piece how players experience games. Flipping through the radio channels while gunning down a rival gang in San Andreas made the experience feel genuine and spontaneous.
The games that featured distinguished hip-hop soundtracks became mainstays in the rap community. To this day, people still discuss the Def Jam video game series, which meshed multi-player melee with rap superstars and dope music. NBA Street Vol. 2 introduced millions kids to classics by Pete Rock & CL Smooth and Lords Of The Underground. Just like in the real world, hip-hop music took the virtual world by storm. The absolute necessity for a great soundtrack to set the backdrop loading and menu screens is even more apparent in sports games. Franchises like Madden and NBA 2K have partnered with artists to curate or create music specifically for their games.
Of course, there has been a multitude games with dope hip-hop soundtracks throughout the years, but these are the best ones. These soundtracks weren’t just thrown together to eliminate the staleness silence. Instead, these soundtracks made the entire gaming experience better, or may have been the best part the gaming experience altogether. From DJ Hero to Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas, here are the greatest video game soundtracks all time.